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Stories tagged: crash

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 11, 2019

Spokane police investigating a fatal car vs. pedestrian collision in Moran Prairie on Saturday night

A man died after he was struck by a car driven by a woman just before 5:40 p.m. in the 4800 block of South Palouse Highway on Saturday. The driver …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019

Kettle Falls motorcyclist killed by passing car, WSP says

A car attempting to pass a vehicle on State Route 395, one mile south of Addy, hit a motorcycle in the opposite lane, killing the rider.

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 6, 2019

Semi-truck crash briefly blocks Argonne Road off-ramp

A semi-truck crash blocked the off-ramp and one lane of Argonne Road in Spokane Valley as of 3 p.m. Wednesday.

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 6, 2019

Semi-truck carrying syrup rolls over, leaks on westbound I-90 near Coeur d’Alene

A semi-truck carrying food-grade syrup rolled over during a crash and leaked on westbound Interstate 90 near Coeur d’Alene Wednesday morning, according to Idaho State Police.

Two injured after crash at Moran Prairie Grange on Saturday evening

Two people were injured after a crash at the Moran Prairie Grange on Saturday evening. Crews responded to the crash at 61st Avenue and Palouse Highway at about 5 p.m., …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 30, 2019

2 killed when small plane crashes into Atlanta-area townhome

A small plane crashed into a townhome Wednesday morning in a leafy Atlanta-area neighborhood near a major interstate, killing two people and tearing off the home’s brick exterior, authorities said.

Man dies days after Wednesday night crash in Coeur d’Alene

A man died days after a Wednesday night crash in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho State Police said Saturday morning.

‘What you did saved his life’: Spokane trash collectors aid motorcyclist who lost leg in crash

Parker Milford, 34, credits the quick thinking of city workers for saving his life after he was struck riding his motorcycle in north Spokane on Oct. 9. Daniel Herbers and …

Altamont Street railroad underpass near Main Avenue closed after damage

The North Altamont Street railroad underpass near East Main Avenue closed Wednesday for repairs. A semi-truck inflicted significant damage on the bridge when it struck it, the city said. The …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 23, 2019

Woman dies after falling from truck in Post Falls bar parking lot

Jennifer L. Columbia, 49, died after falling from the passenger of a moving pick-up truck, according to the Idaho State Police.

Man killed in Medical Lake crash identified

The man who died in single car crash Tuesday night near Medical Lake has been identified as 55-year-old Clay Randall.

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 22, 2019

One dead after single-car collision near Medical Lake

One person died after a single-car collision on State Route 902 near Medical Lake Tuesday evening. The crash occurred just before 7 p.m. near South Keene Road, according to Washington …

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 20, 2019

Woman taken to hospital after being struck by truck leaving Post Falls bar, police say

The Idaho State Police did not release the name of the man driving the truck or the woman, who was taken to Kootenai Health for treatment after the incident just …

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into car in northwest Spokane

The motorcycle was southbound on North Indian Trail Road when it struck a car turning onto the road northbound.

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019

Spokane nurse faces discipline after pleading guilty to role in husband’s death

The Washington Department of Health Nursing Commission charged a registered Spokane nurse with unprofessional conduct in September after she pleaded guilty in May to charges related to hitting and killing …

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019

Westbound, eastbound I-90 partially blocked after unrelated crashes near Idaho border

Traffic on westbound I-90 ground to a halt after a commercial vehicle crash blocked all lanes Thursday afternoon, and an unrelated crash nearby partially blocked eastbound travel.

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019

4 hospitalized after rollover crash on Highway 2 near Fairchild Air Force Base

A van was driving on Highway 2 west of the Air Force base when a truck approaching from behind lost control on a patch of ice and struck the van, …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019

Driver killed in Liberty Lake accident identified

Bryan Lee Powell died from partial amputation of his lower left extremity due to a blunt impact, according to the Spokane County Medical Examiner.

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019

Seven killed in Connecticut crash of B-17 Flying Fortress that visited Spokane in July

The vintage B-17 Flying Fortress visited Spokane in July as part of the Wings of Freedom Tour crashed Wednesday during an emergency landing at an airport outside Hartford, Connecticut, killing …

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019

Motorcyclist dies in east Spokane after hitting light pole at high speed

A man in his mid-30s died in east Spokane Tuesday afternoon after crashing into a light pole on a motorcycle near the Playfair Commerce Park, according to Spokane police.

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 24, 2019

West Valley schools delayed after vehicle crashes into pole, knocking out power

An early morning vehicle crash in Spokane Valley damaged a power pole, knocking out power for more than 1,000 homes and closing almost a mile of North Argonne Road. Spokane …

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019

Man, 34, dies after train collides with pickup truck in Athol

The crash was reported about 12:30 a.m. The man was alone in the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. No one aboard the train was injured.

Spokane police arrest wanted man who reportedly crashed into tree after fleeing officers

Spokane police arrested 18-year-old Anthony Kain Monday evening after he reportedly fled from the East Central Fred Meyer parking lot driving the wrong way on a one-way and crashed into …

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019

49-year-old Spokane man dies in Lincoln County crash, WSP reports

One person died in a single-vehicle accident in Lincoln County at 11:34 a.m. Friday, Washington State Patrol reported.

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019

Country singer Kylie Rae Harris dies in New Mexico crash

Country singer Kylie Rae Harris, who started out stringing together lyrics and performing as a teenager, was one of two people killed in a three-vehicle crash in New Mexico.

Spokane woman dies in utility vehicle crash near Priest Lake on Sunday

Jessica Stovall, 36, was ejected from the vehicle after it rolled while she tried to negotiate a turn at a high speed, the Idaho State Police said. A passenger sustained …

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after single-vehicle crash on I-90

Three lanes of traffic were shut down and emergency crews guided cars through an emergency lane, causing a large traffic jam on eastbound I-90 through downtown Spokane.

Driver uninjured after South Hill crash that knocked down utility pole

A man fell asleep while driving, struck a utility pole, flipped his car, had the pole fall on his car but suffered no injuries Saturday afternoon, according to Spokane Police …

One dead, another injured after Thursday crash near Worley

A small SUV driven by 55-year-old Delora Fink was headed north on Highway 95 just before 5 p.m. when it crossed into the southbound lane and hit a pick-up truck …

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019

Crash on State Route 27 closes road, railway

A one-car crash and downed power lines on State Route 27 south of Spokane temporarily shut down the highway on Tuesday. No one was injured and the highway re-opened just …